New London, Connecticut, United States of America: What to pack, what to wear, and when to go [2022]

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Traveling to New London, Connecticut, United States of America? If you're planning to go to New London, the following is some important information about when to go, what to wear, and what to pack.

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About your travel guide

Hi! I'm Dev. I've traveled all over the world and in my travels, I have made many packing lists. In this series, my team and I have compiled the most useful information, as well as things we couldn't live without, to help you plan your trip.


When to go to New London, Connecticut, United States of America

Based on the climate and weather in New London, the best time to go is August. See below for details.

Important essentials for New London, Connecticut, United States of America

Here are some general tips on what to wear in New London, as well as several items to remember to pack when traveling there.

COVID-19 ESSENTIALS FOR 2022


  • Travel insurance

    If you or a companion get COVID-19, your amazing trip can be ruined. Good travel insurance can help. See plans


  • N95 masks to use in crowded airports

    These N95 masks provide the best level of COVID-19 protection available.


  • Kids' KN95 masks

    N95 masks aren't sold for kids. These are a good alternative (and can also be used by adults if N95 masks are not available).


  • Travel disinfecting wipes

    Use these to sanitize plane and hotel surfaces.


  • Hand sanitizer

    This hand sanitizer is a good TSA-friendly choice.


  • A vaccine card protector

    Vaccine cards can wear out. An unreadable vaccine card can cause severe consequences. This vaccine card protector helps avoid that.

General health necessities

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What to wear/what to pack for New London, Connecticut, United States of America by month

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January

If you are traveling to New London in January, you will notice that it can be very chilly and snowy. Expect it to snow once in a while. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

February

Traveling to New London in February, you will notice that it is pretty cool and snowy. Daytime temperatures are in the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

March

In March, New London can be brisk and snowy. Temperatures routinely are in the high 40s F (single digits C) and 5-10 days this month jump into the low 50s F (single digits C) range. At night, lows are in the high 20s F (single digits below 0 C). During your visit, you can expect several inches of snow. This is also a rainy time for New London, with several of the days of the month having rain.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

April

If you vacation in New London during April, you will probably notice that it is chilly. Temperatures tend to hover around the high 50s F (mid 10s C) during the day, while at night they can dip into the high 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

May

May in New London is balmy. The average overnight temperatures in the area are in the high 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

June

If you are traveling to New London in June, you will notice that it is a perfect temperature. Daytime temperatures are in the 70s F (mid 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

July

If you are traveling to New London in July, you will notice that it is pretty consistently hot. Daytime temperatures are in the low 80s F (high 20s C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

August

August in New London is a perfect temperature. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (mid 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

September

September is balmy. Temperatures average in the low 70s F (low 20s C) during the day.

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

October

October in New London can be chilly. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 60s F (high 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

November

November in New London is cold. The rain can amount to several inches/centimeters. During this time, temperatures average in the low 50s F (low 10s C), although night temperatures can dip into the low 30s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

December

Traveling to New London in December, you will notice that it can be brisk and snowy. Daytime temperatures are in the low 40s F (single digits C).

What to wear/what to pack:

If you see the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, wear museum-appropriate clothing and take:

Activities for New London, Connecticut, United States of America

Here are some activity recommendations and activity-specific packing tips for New London.

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